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funerals. a live report coming from newtown in a moment and cops in northern illinois issuing warrants for 20 frat brothers after they say a pledge turned up dead after a booze-fueled hazing ritual. and a new warning on grapefruit with a growing list of medications that will screw everything up. that is all ahead unless breaking news changes everything. on "studio b." but, first, from fox at 3:00 in new york city the kids run to class at most schools across newtown, cut, but sandy hook elementary school is an active crime scene and could stay closed for months. the town is coming to grips with the shooting massacre. school buss are back in the streets decorated with green and white ribbons, the sandy hook elementary school colors. today, family and friends attended funerals for two more 60 year olds. many more services are planned for the days ahead as families grieve the losses of 20 kids and six adults who died before the gunman killed himself. it could take longer for the town to return to a normal way of life. folks are doing what they can to help. this 9-1-1 operator in california
think this is in northern illinois. >> what are you supposed to do. you can't just dump it, you have to give it one last game. >> and i don't mind the fact that these are public employees doing this on our time, because you know what, the town looks pretty clean, they need something to do. >> this is a good day at work. playing foosball on the clock. >> and they're super into it. one guy scores a goal, the other guy is mad, and it's a little rickety, but it got one last final go around. >> i love this, it's an awesome video. >> are you ready to feel like your lives just aren't cool enough? >> please. >> we have another awesome video from devin supertramp. these guys are hooking on some skis, and they're headed down a zip line into lake powell. >> i have never seen that done before. >> they're going like one right after the other. it's called a zip line catapult. >> where is the other end of the zip line? >> when the first person releases, it catapults that second person into the air, but we have cliff diving, parachutes -- >> he parachuted right on to that yacht. >> to hang out with
: abdullah takes a knee. big bcs games taking place this weekend. northern illinois beats kent state for the mac championship. stanford, we saw them last night in a terrific game against ucla. they go on the rose bowl. alabama in a tight one, goes to the national championship game after beating georgia. kansas state beats texas. they clinch the big 12 title outright and a bcs bid. florida state in a much closer game than anticipated, wins the acc championship and move on to a bcs bowl. congratulations to jimbo fisher and his crew. >> gus: martinez to the sideline. underthrows kenny bell. playing for pride right now if you're nebraska. trying to finish out. disappointing outcome. as the coaches always say, it's important to play to the final whistle. rex burkhead, not a lot of room around that right side. warren herring with the tackle. >> charles: we're talking now rose bowl, stanford/wisconsin. >> gus: what a game that could be. >> charles: this is the old through the looking glass and they see each other and it looks awfully familiar. it's good that both of them will get a month of
authorities charged 22 fraternity brothers with hazing crimes connected to the death of a northern illinois university freshman. 19-year-old david bogenburger died after taking part in a drinking ritual. his blood alcohol level was 0.8. >>> and michigan rescue crews rushed to save a man who fell 30 feet inside a water tower. the man suffered two broken arms and a broken nose but was hoisted safely out of the tank after spend two hours inside. >>> in sports, victor cruz on shooting victim jack pinto. cruz wrote jack pinto's name on his shoes calling him my hero after the game he talked about how he felt. >> it was emotional, man. i was fighting back tears to do it. it felt good to honor a family that was going through so much. no words to describe the type of feeling you get when a kid idolizes you so much that they want to unfortunately put him in the casket with your jersey on. i can't even explain it. >> and 6-year-old jack pinto was buried on monday in his victor cruz jersey. his family and friends gathd ga to say good-bye. and nba observed a moment of silence for all of the victims. on
areas of northern illinois. that's part of our system that will be coming together. the other part of it down here producing rainfall around louisiana and arkansas. the two moving eastward producing, again, that storm for us on saturday. as far as your day part forecast for today, 9:00 a.m., cold conditions, 35 degrees your temperature. by noontime today, not bad. 41. seasonable conditions for us. then we're going to be cooling quickly, dropping to the 30s by 7:00 p.m. a high today of 41 to 44 degrees with increasing high clouds for today. here's the two areas of low pressure i spoke of all coming together. snow will be starting about 3:00 a.m. or so and moving across the area. everywhere in the white is the snow. 8:00 a.m., it covers much of the area, rain that's the green down south. that's going to be across areas of southeastern maryland. by the time we get to 2:00, 3:00 in the afternoon, that storm gone with the exception of western maryland where it will continue early part of the day on sunday. we're cold, dropping way below freezing. most locations around here. that means t
, and northeast colorado. then we go for the wednesday nebraska and north carolina area. and even northern illinois, just touching of the suburbs of chicago, thursday and friday. you have severe storms and everybody is asking, does it get to the east coast? do we get a white christmas? looks like rain. >> we need a lot of high school day spirit in the errants and on the roads. thanks. >>> and still ahead, the abc news search for sluices. the front lines in the america gun crisis, inside the emergency rooms. what the doctors are seeing that could change the debate. [ male announcer ] alka-seltzer plus presents the cold truth. i have a cold, and i took nyquil, but i'm still "stubbed" up. [ male announcer ] truth is, nyquil doesn't unstuff your nose. what? [ male announcer ] it doesn't have a decongestant. no way. [ male announc ] sorry. alka-seltzer plus fights your worst cold symptoms plus has a fast acting decongestant to relieve your stuffy nose. [ sighs ] thanks! [ male announcer ] you're welcome. that's the cold truth! [ male announcer ] alka-seltzer plus. ♪ oh what a relief it is! â™
was freed after a firefight between their captors and a rebel group. nearly two dozen members of a northern illinois university fraternity are facing charges in the death of a 19-year-old freshman. arrest warrants have been issued for 22 members of the fraternity. five of the warrants are for hazing. the other 17th fraternity brothers are facing charges for misdemeanor charges. the 19-year-old was found unresponsive at the frat house in november. the corners of his blood alcohol level was more than four times the legal limit which contributed to a cardiac arrhythmia. firefighters in new jersey had their hands full with a commercial building fire this morning. it was a seven-alarm fire at a building and the city of elizabeth. it houses an auto repair business. no word on what sparked the flames and there are no reports of injuries. still to come -- a new device could be the key to treating macular degeneration and we will have details coming up. >> just a few sprinkles are showing up on the radar right now but nothing major to worry about. the winds are picking up and the temperatures are as
. playoff start on saturday. >> and northern illinois huskies only have a walk-through remaining before their first bcf ballgame. a face off against florida state tomorrow and the orange bowl. >> hello, i'm alex trebek. for over 10 years now, i've been representing the colonial penn life insurance company and i'm here today to talk with some of their insurance representatives about their guaranteed acceptance life insurance. that was a really good point. hi, alex. hi, everyone. as it and obama just announced he is making some comments on the fiscal cliff negotiations. >> everybody have a seat. good afternoon everybody. welcome to the white house. >> i realized that the last thing you want to hear on the ears yves is another speech from me but i do need to talk about the progress that is being made in congress today. for the last few days leaders in both parties have been working toward an agreement. preventing that tax hike has been my top priority. the last thing folks can afford is to pay an extra $2,000 in taxes next year. middle-class families cannot afford it. businesses c
and stanford. they will tangle in the rose bowl. bcs busting northern illinois from the map against florida state in the orange bowl. florida and louisville in the sugar bowl. and kansas state and oregon in the fiesta bowl. as for the pros, only one place to start, our nfl highlights from espn. >> good morning, i'm hakem dermish with your "sportscenter" update. romeo crennel and the chiefs hosting the panthers yesterday with heavy hearts. before the game, a moment of silence for victims of domestic violence. first possession of the game, peyton hillis scoring from two yards out. it's the chiefs first open drive touchdown since december 26th of 2010. second quarter, cam newton to steve smith, 23-yard touchdown, nice grab. panthers up 14-10. third quarter now, brady quinn to jonathan bolduan. and the chiefs win 27-21, earning their second win of the season. >>> ravens hosting the steelers. ravens could clinch a playoff spot with a win. steelers 0-6 against the ravens without big ben. third quarter, ray rice. 34-yard touchdown, ravens up 20-13. fourth quarter. charlie batch. finding it deep. m
dame will pocket $22 million for the appearance. for the orange bowl, florida state and northern illinois will reive the same pay-outs, but the similarities between the two games end there. orange bowl tickets average $100, but start as low as $8. on tv, the match-up could struggle to get seven million viewers, and may end up the least-watched b.c.s. game ever. so while the pay-outs to schools may be the same, clearly, all b.c.s. games aren't created equal. i'm rick horrow. >> susie: that's "nightly business report" for tuesday, december 11. have a great evening, everyone, and you, too, tom. >> tom: good night, susie. we'll see you online at nbr.com, and back here tomorrow night. captioning sponsored by wpbt captioned by media access group at wgbh access.wgbh.org >> join us anytime at nbr.com. there, you'll find full episodes of the program, complete show transcripts and all the market stats. also follow us on our facebook page-- bizrpt. and on twitter @bizrpt.
surrendered to police to face hazing charges, following the drinking-related death of a freshman at northern illinois university. prosecutors say 19-year-old david bogenberger was made to drink during a frat party last month. in all, 22 members of pi kappa alpha are facing charges. >>> a manhunt is under way after a bold and impressive escape from a federal prison in chicago. two convicted bank robbers are on the run, after using a bedsheet as a rope to rappel 20 stories down a prison wall. the men piled clothing under the blanket to look like they were sleeping. the window in the cell was broken. the sheet was tied to the bars. the 2 were last seen 90 miles from the prison. >>> a true hollywood crime story. paramount studios is looking for an unreleased movie, snatched from a car in san francisco last month. the unnamed movie was on a computer hard drive. two suspects were arrested after surveillance video showed them breaking into a number of cars. police recovered other stolen electronic devices. but the hard drive may have been sold. and the movie, erased. >>> well, guess what. donald tr
a northern illinois university frat house party. his blood level was more than five times the legal limit. if found guilty the students face up to a year in jail. >>> the bodies of two murderers were exhumed tuesday. richard hickcock and perry smith were hanged for murdering a the clutter family in holcomb, kansas, in 1959. before their capture, they fled to florida and may have murdered a family there one month later. prosecutors show dna evidence will link hickcock and smith to the murders. >>> a manhunt in illinois for two bank robbers who escaped jail from chicago. police say they tied two bed sheets together and scaled down 20 stories. investigators also found fake metal bars in their cell and each bed stuffed with clothing to make it look like a body. the inmates were gone for more than three hours before officials found they were missing. >>> in montreal, a terrifying accident you have to see to believe. what appears to be a gold eagle was caught on tape swooping down and taking a small child. when did birds start snatching up people's kids? the toddler was actually lifted off the
in northern illinois before this storm moves off into canada. but, scott, it's still expected to drop a lot of rain on the northeast u.s. >> pelley: dean, thanks very much. wo we is a chill in washington over those fiscal cliff negotiations. in less than two weeks, there's roing to be a big tax increase americans and across the board t ts in the federal budget. the speaker of the house, and the president are trying to negotiate a solution, but prey're deadlocked on the question of raising taxes. president obama has proposed an $er taxes for households making more than $400,000. speaker boehner wants a tax increase only for households making a million or more. house is going to vote on that coposal tonight, and nancy cordes is on capitol hill for us. nancy. >> scott, shortly before that vote was due to take place house speaker john boehner announced he was canceling it with no democratic support, he needed almost every republican to get on board. and in the end he didn't e ve the votes. negotiations between speaker boehner and the white house ground to a halt today as everyone watched to see
how to help others. >>> the dogs are part of the comfort dog initiative that started at northern illinois university after a deadly mass shooting in 2008. they travel around the country as needed. >> while adam lanza's motivations may never be known, we have an expert to try to fill in some of the blanks. psycho therapist and author and researcher. also the author of books how chern become violent and youth violence. if you have a question, if you have a concern these books are available now. thanks for being here. you traveled from the eastern shore to be with us today and we really do appreciate it. we're all trying to understand how something like this could have happened. but you've done years and years of research on this very thing. when you saw this story, what were your feelings? >> my first feelings are always when i see these reports such sadness. it's so terrible these things happen. but my second reaction is anger. i think there are things that we can change in order to prevent at least some of these things from happening in the future. and that's really been the impi
to relieve stress. >>> students in a northern illinois university fraternity are facing serious hazing charges in the death of a 19-year-old. police issued arrest warrants for 22 members of the pi kappa alpha fraternity. a freshman was found dead back in november. the teu dent died from severe alcohol intoxication with a blood alcohol level five times the legal limit. the university says the fraternity has been temporarily removed as a recognized student organization. >>> a search for a gunman after a body was found in a popular d.c. park behind an elementary school. a woman was walking her dog yesterday morning and found the man's body by a park pen much. it appears the man was shot. the park is located behind marshall elementary school. a letter sent home to parents said no students saw the body and all school activities will remain indoors until the investigation is over. >>> 4:48 right now. a guatemalan man will likely be deported after trying to smuggle cocaine through jars of stew in dulles airport. the customs became suspicious because the jars felt too heavy. they found two pou
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27th. rfk stadium in dc. not sure who they are facing next. max team kent state northern illinois or ohio u. first bowl game since 2006. central coast section championship. the bell would get on the board in the first quarter. kj on the quarterback keeper. 14 play. 75 yard drive. 7 nothing bells. late fourth quarter before they got on the board. daily from a yard out. 7-7 where they are right now. head to over time. raiders linebacker is officially suspended by the team for conduct detrimental to the club, mclane. he was kicked out of practice on wednesday. told to stay away from the facility yesterday so he will miss at least the next 2 games. never really turned that the player that davis was hoping for when the raiders drafted him with the eighth over all selection in the 2010 draft. it seems really unlik unlikely that he will ever suit up again. stash him on the side and cut him at the end of the season. rest of the team raiders lost 4 in a row. they host the 3 and a browns on sunday. >> we know we have a big game this week. that's definitely a must win for us
investment in medical health related work has been made. beatrix hoffman is chair of history at northern illinois. she completed her ph.d. as everyone at my table did at rutgers university in 1996. she has written extensively on the history of american health care reform including a 2001 book entitled the wages of sickness, the politics of health insurance, in progress of america at the university of north carolina. in her talk today she is going to speak about her latest book, the book titled is "health care for some". i have the feeling it is relevant to our times. the talk is entitled health care for all, women, activism and women's right to health. this is a history -- her book rather and her talk today will be partly, a history of rights and rationing in the united states from the great depression to the present, and the book just came out by the university of chicago press. i have seen copies of it lying around. vile accounts, beatrix hoffman has simply nailed this big historical topic of to the present moment. i am going to read from the early reviews of the book just to give you
look at some of the places that we have here. from montana to colorado, all of the way to northern illinois, it's snowing in some sports. sacred heart, minnesota, picked up over 4s, 4.5. houron, south dakota, 6.5. because the snow is coming down hard, look at it in fargo. it's coming down an inch an hour. you know those totals are going to change and change quickly. and look who's enjoying it. not only parts from minnesota to wisconsin, iowa, there, in briar cliff the kids saying, all right, it's time. they're enjoying sledding this weekend. one more very snowy driveway. some work for i'm sure some dads. let's get right there to the snowstorm. how much more can we expect? well, anywhere from 8 to 12 inches right along that deep purple area. minneapolis will pick up 4 to 8 inches on top of it. remember, this is not just snow, it's really gusty winds. that's why you have blizzard warnings. aberdeen is included in there. even in minneapolis, you can see some blowing snow. roadways may be troubling today. i want to give you a heads-up just in case you're planning and then there's that
molina thank you very much. we begin with 5@5:00. three people killed a helicopter crash in northern illinois. crashed into a field killing the pilot and two flight nurses. a hospital spokesperson said patients were on board the helicopter. they were headed to the scene to try to figure out what caused that crash. he's the hero who died saving an american doctor from the taliban. the bepentagon has identified ts navy seal. he was killed during the rescue mission in afghanistan. his name is nicholas checque only 28 years old. he was part of navy seal 6. during the raid in afghanistan he moved quickly to a hut where doctor joseph was being held hostage. joseph was rescued but the young navy seal later died from those injuries. >>> a former general confirming the world's worst fear. major general cee-lo says he has no doubt that president assad will use chemical weapons as he tries to cling to power and crush the up rising that started a few years ago. the main chemicals are arsenal mustard and syran gas. they are trying to end assad's regime. >>> a man used the money to support pension
: a medical helicopter crash killed three people in northern illinois. the federal aviation administration reports the crash last night occurred traveling from near the wisconsin border to a hospital 60 miles south of there. the hospital officials say the helicopter was on the way to pick up a patient. the crew hit severe weather and attempted to head back and crashed. >> some of the coast guard's most important ships need serious upgrades because the vessels are in poor condition and declining. the military relies on the fleet for missions including captured suspected drug traffickers and search and recuse prayings and breaking through arctic ice. in bad shape and declining, like, well, fdr drive and every other road i am on. now, live to los angeles county, california. adam? >>reporter: every road in california is that way, as well, a multibillion dollar replacement program, the coast guard had if place to replace theships and is behind schedule. there are 11 missions from working in the middle east to breaking ice to running after the boats which california is seeing more significantly
's ushered in snowfall in places like chicago and northern illinois that have not seen snow for 290 days. that is a record. this imagery coming out of williamsburg, iowa, you may see two people kind of sliding on the ice as they are being blown across a layer of ice on the roadway by 60 mile-an-hour winds and then in ames, iowa, kevin says the visibility was down to about 100 feet and it's the heaviest snowfall they've seen so far this season but also the heaviest snowfall that they've seen since 2009. middleton, wisconsin, most snow since 2009. what happens in the next 24 hours, we're looking at this core of the system making its way into the northeast. still some snowfall expected here. some areas could pick up as much as a foot but the blizzard conditions, anderson, are going to be the worst. we could see the winds gusting up over 60 miles an hour. chicago right now, some snowfall being reported fog, reduced visibility, hundreds of flights canceled so far and probably into tomorrow. >> is it expected to slide over new england tomorrow? >> it is. it's going to move pretty rapidly. a fe
at northern illinois university and virginia tech and aurora, and now, of course, in sandy hook. how painful it was to see those babies wiped out in that way. but, you know, the next level, these guns can wipe out airplanes and infrastructure. these are military assault weapons. and we're all less secure because of them. less secure. >> press conference for the nra angered a lot of people. what kind of backlash do you think that they're going to get? do you think that this is going to rile the american people against what they stand for? >> you know, 25% of all police are killed by assault weapons of which they have no defense. most police chiefs are nra members, but they're also against assault weapons. so i'm not sure that lapierre speaks for all of the nra members. as we have broken down walls across the years, we always had to lead by courage forward than not backwards. whether you're a democrat or republican, those children were not killed in sandy hook based upon their ethnicity or their religion or their politics. it was human beings shot by madness. and the combination of a mental de
, as it's called, started in 2008 after a shooting at northern illinois university that left five students dead. >>> right now, the redskins are in the holiday spirit. giving away more than a thousand toys to underprivileged children. melissa has more on how the skins teamed up with santa and the marines to put together a game-winning driver. >> reporter: the home here at fedex field has been completely transformed into the skins' santa shop. elves working hard to make the holiday special for some very special kids. ♪ it's the most wonderful time of the year ♪ >> it was a week before christmas and all through fedex there were piles of presents. >> you can't forget about molly. she loves soccer. >> reporter: the gifts were lined up by the lockers with care, skate boards and dolls were all there. >> i can't wait. >> the children were thrilled ready to see, the skins santa shop what gifts could there be? >> a baseball bat. >> the marines and the miles an hour, lorenzo alexander in his santa hat, handing out more than a thousand presents. one of this and two of that. >> to be out here and
.c nbcwashington.com. >>> police in northern illinois charged more than 20 college students of hazing after a student was found dead had their fraternity home. a freshman was found in the pi kappa alpha fraternity home back in november. the local coroner said the student died from severe alcohol intoxication with a blood alcohol level five times the legal limit. the university says the fraternity has been temporarily removed as a recognized student organization. >>> parents in northeast washington -- parents in d.c. on edge after a body was found in a popular park behind an elementary school. a woman was walking her dog in fort lincoln park yesterday when she found april man's body by a park bench. investigators say it appears the man was shot. that park is behind marshall elementary school. a letter went home to parents that said no students saw the body and all school activities will remain indoors until the investigation is over. >>> custom officers at dulles international airport made an unusual discovery while searching jars of stew. they found two pounds of cocaine hidden in the linin
, started in 2008. after a shooting northern illinois university that killed five students. hopefully the dogs bring a smile to their faces and bring them comfort. >> awesome idea. everything that they can do to try to help out those kids up there. need to make it happen. >>> it is 21 minutes after 6:00. we want to get a look at our forecast at this point this morning. tom kierein has the details for us. >> good morning. the fog was swept away overnight but a southwesterly breeze. now, this morning, we have still low clouds around the metro area. cloud cover breaking up a bit to our south, though. farther west, getting sprinkles of rain in west virginia, western pennsylvania. this is an upper level disturbance passing over the metro area by later this morning and early afternoon. ahead of that, we have temperatures in the 40s. much of the region west and north of washington, right near washington, near 50 degrees. southern maryland, eastern shore, northern neck, around the low to mid 50s. here's your four-day forecast. chance of the midday sprinkles and partly sunny and breezy this af
of the comfort dog initiative. that started at northern illinois university of a deadly mass shooting in 2008. they travel around the country as needed. >> that is a great idea. >> it is. very thoughtful. >> coming up on 6:17. there is your live view of the washington monument. and more of washington, d.c. a better view than we had yesterday morning at this time. we can certainly say that. stick with us. coming up in just a little bit, dave ross will be here. he has another interview with lorenzo alexander of the redskins coming up. >> good morning. you saw the visibility. iality better than it was yesterday. during the afternoon yesterday, the fog got dense for a while. >> it did. that was weird. >> i think we'll see more sunshine than we've seen the last couple of days and temperatures which will be bothered aring on the balmy side, upper 50s. >> it feels good. it is after all. >> december 18th. i know because it is my mother's birthday. >> oh, happy birthday j allison's daughter's birthday is today as well. >> that's right. >> december 18th. more sunshine, temperatures upper 50s. one regio
at northern illinois university fraternity chapter. the teen went from room to room answering questions. in exchange for cups of vodka or other liquor. the next morning he was dead. police say his blood alcohol content was five times the legal limit for driving. lawyers for the student's relatives responding to the charges. >> they're relieved that the charges were brought. he wanted to be liked. he wanted to be accepted. the terms that the fraternity placed was that he had to go through this. >> shepard: the international vice president says he has suspended the niu chapter and is investigating. >>> as friday's unthinkable horror unfolded in newtown, a local man found students who just escaped the school waiting in front of his house. next, what he says he learned once he took those children inside his home and what he says they told him about what they had been through and what he now calls one of the most joyful moments of his life meet the 5-passenger ford c-max hybrid. when you're carrying a lot of weight, c-max has a nice little trait, you see, c-max helps you load your freight, w
. there was northern illinois university and the other schools. and we just can't forget them. and i know those families are re-traumatized, as well. >> your son, omar, how is he doing? >> he is doing well, he is very active in public safety issues. what has come out of this tragedy, that is something that is amazing. and i want to tell the families in newtown, there is hope. >> there is hope, so you say when you heard the news of these 20 little first graders gunned down in newtown, friday morning, six educators, all children and women, what was your reaction? >> just numbness, horror, you swell up, your eyes just tear up. and you say not again, when will it ever again? and what can we do to make it not happen again, or make it harder for it not to happen again? >> because you lived through this horror, so -- >> yes. >> if any of these parents are watching, what advice do you have for them? >> well, i will tell you, wolf, that these families in newtown, the sandy hook school families are on islands right now. the issues that we're talking about, the social issues we're talking about, the gun d
the prism of newtown? >> newtown, virginia tech, columbine, northern illinois shootings, how many more do we need? so, you know, it's been said that newtown now might be the so-called tipping point. the -- i don't see yet and this will be an issue for the new congress coming in, because i can't imagine anything done in the lame duck session. what if i were wrong, that would be glad if there were some measures put in. i'm out front about that. the dynamic, i think, essentially has sadly probably not changed to spur congress to take action quickly on this. i'd like to be wrong on that. >> all right. so representative ron paul of texas distanced himself on monday from the nra proposal to put more armed guards in our nation's schools and paul said on his website it's another kind of violence. how do you think this conversation can be had logically in the new year if that's the only option that the nra wants to put on the table as a meaningful solution? >> well, i think that tragedy we just heard about in new york is further evidence of the fact that criminals and mad men do pay attention to the
surrendered to police to face hazing charges after a freshman drank himself to death at northern illinois university. prosecutors say 19-year-old david bogenberger died after being made to drink at the frat house last month. in all, 22 frat members are accused, including the house president. >> i think the criminal charges send an important message and lesson to everybody in college or just everybody generally who does anything that goes against the law. the fact that you are held accountable for your own actions and behaviors. >> the coroner says the blood-alcohol content was five times the legal limit. >>> a southern california boy is under arrest for pulling off a series of so-called swabbing incidents. those are dangerous hoaxes that targeted celebrities like ashton kutcher, justin bieber, among others. detectives say they have strong evidence the boy was behind phone calls and electronic messages that got police to respond to the fake emergencies at the celebrity's homes back in october. they did not identify the suspect. they did say, though, he's under the age of 13. potentially da
. >>> 22 fraternity members at northern illinois university have been charged with hazing after the alcohol-related death of a pledge last month. a coroner's report said 19-year-old david bogganburger had a blood alcohol level about five times the legal limit for driving, which contributed to his death from cardiac arrhythmia. 31 students could face penalties from reprimand to expulsion. >>> blizzard warnings in effect in six states as a winter storm moves through the rockies to the upper midwest. the national weather service is forecasting as much as a foot to 18 inches of snow in utah and colorado and through northern michigan. with 50-mile-per-hour winds predi predicted, this could cause major travel delays as the holiday travel season is getting under way. >>> look at this incredible youtube video. mud slides caused by rain and wind earlier in the week derailed a train carrying chemicals and shut down transportation near everett, washington. seven cars were knocked off the track, but no health threats were reported. >>> time magazine named president obama its person of the year. the mag
three people dead in northern illinois. the chopper, reject sistered to rockford memorial hospital, was headed from rockford to a hospital 60 miles awhat i it went down in a field. the pilot and two flight nurses unfortunately killed in the accident. no patients were on board. >>> he's the hero who died saving an american doctor from the taliban in afghanistan. the pentagon identifying this navy seal, 28-year-old nick class czech. he was part of seal team 6, the same unit that killed osama bin laden. during the raid in afghanistan, he moved in on the huts where the doctor was being held hostage. gun fire broke out. the dork was rescued, but the navy seal was shot and he died from his injuries. >>> a former top general in syria's chemical weapons program confirming our worst fears. major general silo has, quote, no doubt that president assad will use chemical weapons on his own people. he says he's desperate to cling to power and crush the uprising that started almost two years ago. he accuses assad's forces of already spraying pesticides and dropping phosphorous. >>> the archaeolog
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